how to pronounce surgery


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the above transcription of surgery is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

surgery is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of surgery in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… i had to get a surgery and it felt like …”

meaning of surgery

Surgery is the act of operating on a patient to cure or repair a disease, injury, deformity, or other physical condition.

surgery frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word surgery occurs in english on average 37.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics surgery can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that surgery can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

words that rhyme with surgery


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